Tag import substitution
Insight | Around Russia  | 26.05.22

Russians Named Top 3 Most Important Goods for Import Substitution


First of all, it is necessary to establish import substitution of electronics, medicines and food products in the country, Russians believe. At the same time, women are more likely to speak out for the priority of medical goods and food, and men are more likely to speak out for computers, smartphones and industrial equipment. 1,600

Business | Industry  | 17.05.22

Russia First Time Showed New Domestic Aircraft Engine


The Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia for the first time showed the Russian PD-8 aircraft engine, which will replace foreign engines on SSJ-100 and Be-200 aircraft. Work on the creation of a Russian engine with a thrust of 8 tonnes has been underway since 2019 and has been intensified taking into account the

Funny Russia | Fun  | 18.03.22

Russians Offered McDonald’s Analogue as Import Substitution


Russians are not upset about the Western sanctions and are already working hard on import substitution. The speaker of the State Duma, Vyacheslav Volodin, commenting on the suspension of McDonald’s in Russia, said that it would be easy to replace them with restaurants a la “Uncle Vanya”. And now unknown persons on behalf of the

Moscow | Insight  | 17.03.22

Moscow Mayor Allocated Grants to Support Russian Fast Food Chains


Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin has allocated grants to support domestic fast food chains. The condition for receiving the grant is the opening of new catering outlets in the fast food segment operating in the affordable prices segment.  Earlier in Moscow, measures were taken to counteract the special closure of certain enterprises that are closed without

Business | Technology  | 17.03.22

Russian IT-Specialists Created Instagram Analogue


Internet marketer Alexander Zobov promises to launch a Russian analogue of Instagram with the functionality familiar to everyone on March 28. For ordinary users, access will be opened in April 2022.  On March 14, Russia’s communication supervisor (Roskomnadzor) restricted access to Instagram in Russia. According to the statement of the department, access to the social